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Don Erickson

General News

SIA opens nominations for 2024 SIA Women in Biometrics Awards

February 13, 2024SSN Staff

SILVER SPRING, Md.—The Security Industry Association (SIA) has opened the call for nominations for the 2024 SIA Women in Biometrics Awards, a globally recognized program presented by the association with support from various organizational and media partners. The recipients of this year’s Women in Biometrics Awards will be honored at the 2024 SIA GovSummit, SIA’s annual government security conference. “Now in its tenth year, the SIA Women in Biometrics...

2024, Don Erickson, Security Industry Association (SIA), Security Industry Association (SIA) GovSummit, SIA Women in Biometrics Award, Washington DC


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Mary Beth Shaughnessy

General News

ISC West announces lineup of keynote speakers

February 8, 2024SSN Staff

NORWALK, Conn.—ISC West, in collaboration with the Security Industry Association (SIA), has announced this year’s trio of speakers that will headline the Keynote Series at ISC West 2024. Industry professionals will be able to attend keynote presentations on the Main Stage, located in the Venetian ballrooms. The SIA Women in Security Forum (WISF) Keynote will be held on Friday, April 12, following the SIA WISF Networking Breakfast and Power 100 Celebration. These...

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Also Noted

SIA names Bill Brennan to SIA Executive Advisory Board

February 6, 2024SSN Staff

SILVER SPRING, Md.—The Security Industry Association (SIA) has appointed Bill Brennan of i-PRO to serve on the SIA Executive Advisory Board. Established in 2017, the SIA Executive Advisory Board (EAB) is a panel of executive thought leaders from SIA member companies and a forum that offers input on how market developments influence SIA’s strategy and key initiatives. The group advises the SIA Board of Directors on potential SIA member benefits on topics that include...

Advisory Board, Bill Brennan, i-PRO Americas, James Rothstein, Panasonic, Security Industry Association (SIA)


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The Wallflowers to headline first-ever ISC West concert

January 30, 2024SSN Staff

NORWALK, Conn.—ISC West and its premier sponsor, the Security Industry Association (SIA), have announced that Grammy-winning rock artists, The Wallflowers, will headline the first annual ISC West concert. This after-hours experience will take place on Wednesday, April 10, 2024, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Main Stage, located in the Venetian Ballroom, right off the show floor. “Each year at ISC West, our team is dedicated to providing attendees and exhibitors...

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Don Erickson

General News

SIA commits to expand outreach to Native American communities

January 30, 2024SSN Staff

SILVER SPRING, Md.—The Security Industry Association (SIA) has announced a commitment to grow its outreach to Native American and indigenous communities beginning in 2024, including expanding access to SIA services and programs such as its training, scholarship and mentorship offerings. In an expansion of its diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) and workforce development efforts, and working with its industry partners, SIA is making a concerted effort to engage with Native American...

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Margie Gurwin

Women in Security

WISF feature: ‘Security is an industry that serves society as a whole,’ says Margie Gurwin

January 24, 2024Kenneth Z. Chutchian, Contributing Editor

YARMOUTH, Maine—Margie Gurwin calls herself the “secret sauce” behind the development of B2B marketing content for her security industry clients. Gurwin is the founder and owner of Babylon, N.Y.-based Content Creation Partners (CCP), a developer of high-tech B2B marketing content with the goal of not only representing clients' products and services, but also communicating their vision, industry insights and success stories. “I work with clients - all...

Alice DiSanto, Content Creation Partners, Infusion Direct Marketing, Margie Gurwin, Monique Merhige, Security Industry Association (SIA), Security Systems News (SSN), SIA Women in Security Forum (WISF), Talent Inclusion Mentorship Education (TIME)


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Don Erickson

General News

SIA, ISC West call for entries for awards

January 16, 2024SSN Staff

SILVER SPRING, Md.—The Security Industry Association (SIA) and ISC West have released details for the SIA New Products and Solutions (NPS) Awards at ISC West 2024, including the awards submission and presentation schedule. The SIA NPS Awards competition is the industry’s premier awards program and is presented in partnership with ISC West to recognize innovative security products, services and solutions. ISC West 2024 will be held April 9-12 at the...

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Alice DiSanto

Women in Security

ASIS International, SIA announce details for 2024 Security LeadHER conference

January 11, 2024SSN Staff

ALEXANDRIA, Va., and SILVER SPRING, Md.—ASIS International and the Security Industry Association (SIA) have announced details for the 2024 Security LeadHER conference, a special event dedicated to advancing, connecting and empowering women in the security profession. The second annual Security LeadHER conference will be held Monday, June 24 – Tuesday, June 25, 2024, at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown in Arizona. Born of a need to effect change and create a more...

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Mary Beth Shaughnessy

General News

ISC West 2024 registration opens

January 9, 2024SSN Staff

NORWALK, Conn.—ISC West, in collaboration with premier sponsor the Security Industry Association (SIA), has opened registration for ISC West 2024, the leading comprehensive and converged security trade event in the U.S. ISC West 2024 will take place at the Venetian Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, April 9-12. SIA Education@ISC sessions will run from April 9 to 11, while the Exhibit Hall will be open from April 10 to 12. “This year, we are excited to bring ISC West attendees an extensive...

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Tim Creenan

Monitoring

Tim Creenan of Amherst Alarm elected SIAC chairman

January 4, 2024SSN Staff

FRISCO, Texas—Tim Creenan, founder and vice president of Amherst Alarm and a longtime leader in the field of electronic security, was recently elected chairman of the Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC). SIAC is comprised of four major North American security associations – the Canadian Security Association (CANASA), Security Industry Association (SIA), The Monitoring Association (TMA), and the Electronic Security Association (ESA). Creenan serves as the ESA representative on...

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